May 03, 2018
Evensong expands the form of daily Evening Prayer and includes the offerings of our cathedral choir. With elements of both Evening Prayer and Compline, the service of Evensong includes congregational hymns, choral chants and anthem, scripture readings and prayers. Some regard Evensong as one of the most beautiful and prayerful liturgies in the Anglican tradition, especially as celebrated in the cathedrals.
During the academic year, our boy choristers sing at Thursday Evensong along with the men of the cathedral choir. When school is not in session, Evensong is sung by the men of the choir.
The Great Quire